US Based Ghanaian HipHop Artist Soul Nana Releases Video for “Dedicated”
Ghanaian Hip Hop Artist/Producer; Soul Nana, releases brand new video for “Dedicated” Featuring Meaku which serves the purpose of celebrating and recognizing mothers around the world. In celebration of Mothers Day, Soul Nana releases the Official Video for his heart felt song, “Dedicated” to his mother, that will surely resonate with listeners globally.
“I’m still amazed at how she did it. Even as a single parent with no Greencard, College Degree, or Welfare my mother still found a way to provide for our family. Thank you mom for never giving up on me.” – Soul Nana
Born into a legacy of music it was destiny for Soul Nana to pursue a career writing,producing, and performing. The son of the internationally known Ghanaian drummer Rim Kwaku Obeng, Soul Nana was nurtured at a young age by musical greats like Fela Kuti, Osibisa, and Lumumba.
Not long after immigrating with his parents to the United States, Soul Nana was immersed in the genres of Funk, Soul, Jazz, and eventually Hip Hop. Building upon a solid musical foundation and blessed with his mother’s work ethic, Soul Nana was signed to Coolio and managed by Paul Stewart in 1994. During this time Soul Nana worked with Montell Jordan, Xzibit, Jimmy Cliff, the late Oji Pierce.
In 2000 Soul Nana made his transition to music production By 2004 his first placement “Lots of Girls” featuring Spragga Benz became the official first single for Slip N Slide artist Don Yute. After winning the 2007 Sha Money XL Beat Battle in Phoenix Arizona, Soul Nana went on to work with Rayven Simone, Jodeci, The Cheetah Girls, Keith Robinson, Anjulie, Nikki Grier, Busta Rhymes, Maino, and many others.
Nana continues to hone and develop his production skills. Like those who influenced him, he is never satisfied. It is that very same commitment and passion that has recently drawn him back to the desire to perform. Soul Nana has diligently worked on his delivery and lyrical acumen in order to honor his rich musical heritage, making clear his determination for excellence on both sides of the microphone.
Soul Nana’s sound pulls from the vast well of his past experiences fusing Pop, Hip Hop, R&B/Soul, Rock, Dance, and Reggae with traditional African vibrations.
G.H.A.N.A: God has appointed Nana Already! Steam music below and enjoy video too!